Now, before I get to the next part of this story… I spent approx. one month piling, sorting and carting buckets and boxes of tools and well, junk from storage buildings to the house. Where I would sit in my chair with the sorting bucket in front of me with the ENTIRE center of our Read More →

Anyone who’s lost a partner knows that sick feeling you get walking into your home right after a death… You see little pieces of them every where and in every room. No room is safe. You may even come to hate walking in the door. I know I did. Now, I know everyone handles death Read More →

Now as I said earlier, the death of my Husband did not come as a big surprise due to his already poor health. But, first, a quick history… The end began when he collapsed in our bathroom one morning. Come to find out he had pneumonia that he was either ignoring or treating it like Read More →


I decided to document my journey as a newly widowed wife, parent, and more importantly, as a woman (I truly believe the journey is much different for a man). Did I ever think I’d be a widow at 53? No Was it sudden or unexpected? Sadly no. My Husband, who I now miss more than Read More →